• Short Summary

    THE STATE-OWNED FRENCH CAR MANUFACTURERS, RENAULT, HELD INPARIS TODAY (SUNDAY) A 70TH ANNIVERSARY PARADE. THE?

  • Description

    THE STATE-OWNED FRENCH CAR MANUFACTURERS, RENAULT, HELD INPARIS TODAY (SUNDAY) A 70TH ANNIVERSARY PARADE. THE PARADE, WHICHFEATURED A HISTORICAL DISPLAY OF RENAULT PRODUCTS, WENT DOWN THECHAMPS ELYSEES, THE PLACE DE LA CONCORDE, AND ENDED AT THE CITYHALL.

    RENAULT, TODAY'S LARGEST FRENCH INDUSTRIAL CONCERN, WAS FOUNDED IN1898 BY LOUIS RENAULT, THEN AGED 21. IT WAS NATIONALISED AFTER THELAST WAR. TO CELEBRATE THE OCCASION THE FIRM HELD TODAY'S PARADE.SINCE ITS FOUNDATION RENAULT'S HISTORY HAS BEEN LINKED WITH THAT OFFRANCE. IN 1914 THE FAMOUS "MARNE TAXIS" SAVED PARIS FROM A GERMANADVANCE, IN 1917 RENAULT PRODUCED THE FIRST FRENCH TANK RENAULTALSO PRODUCES TRACTORS.

    THE PARADE WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A HISTORICAL EXHIBITION OF RENAULTPRODUCTS TO OPEN ON 23RD OCTOBER.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADIPBZGUAQGBH1XB3GZMJ5V7U6
    Media URN:
    VLVADIPBZGUAQGBH1XB3GZMJ5V7U6
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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